Here’s the official announcement from Smart and Globe.
Cities that will be affected by the mobile service suspension are;
- Quezon City
- and cities near the procession route
Camille Vidan, writing for Unbox Ph;
The NDRRMC will be in charge of ECBS advisories.
The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) and Smart Communication rolled out on Tuesday the nationwide emergency cell broadcast system (ECBS) for quick dissemination of emergency and disaster alerts to mobile users.
Better than calling Globe to check if Globe broadband is available in the area or the area where you will be staying or going.
According to Yugatech, the tool is currently in beta test.
For now, it’s still in the beta stage but you can already search your exact address and it will tell you if broadband connection is available and if it’s just DSL or fiber.